crown lift


Crown lifting is the removal of lower tree branches.

This can be for various reasons. In a garden a tree can have the crown lifted to allow light to penetrate through underneath to the garden borders or to increase light to rooms of a building / house.

To provide statutory clearance for vehicle access and over highways.

To provide statutory clearance for pedestrians over pavements and footpaths.

Clearance over Highways is 5.2m, clearance over footpaths is generally 3m. Usual clearance in gardens is dependant on tree and situation but generally 3-4.5m.

crown lift - we're local experts

Our priority is to offer you the most professional crown lift service at the best price

Get a quote for crown lift

For more information about crown lift or our other tree services, you can also email


We have a range of specialist equipment to tackle many varying tasks 

We also have the tree contractor experience to back this up

Who we have worked with

We work at all scales: small and large domestic gardens, commercial, industrial and civil clients, plus rural and estates. We work closely with arboricultural consultants and councils.

Local Authority Schools

The Methodist Church

Pendle Borough Council

Letting and Land Agents

CMS Tree Services device white transparent square

Yorkshire Dales National Park

Pendle Forklift Services

Lancashire County Council

Ribble Valley Borough Council

With our equipment and expertise, we are also regularly called upon to carry out work for other tree surgery companies

We are on various local authorities' contractors lists, including Pendle, Ribble Valley and Lancashire County Council